Edgar Mitchell

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Birthplace
Hereford, TX
Death Date
Apr 4, 2015 (84)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Hereford, TX
Death Date
Apr 4, 2015 (84)

About

Apollo 14 astronaut who became the sixth man to walk on the moon. He was part of the 1966 NASA Group.

Before Fame

He studied aeronautics and astronautics while flying planes for the Navy.

Trivia

He stated publicly, on several occasions, his firm belief in extra-terrestrials.

Family Life

He married twice, and his second wife shared his interest in the occult.

Associated With

He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1970 by President Richard Nixon.